Posted on Friday, July 21, 2023 10:52 AM
JULY 21, 2023 – Kawartha Conservation, a leading environmental organization committed to protecting and restoring the Kawartha watershed, is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Two Blokes Cider, a renowned local cidery located just north of Port Perry. Together, they are launching the Lip Sumacker, Sumac Lemonade Cider, a refreshing summer beverage that not only tantalizes taste buds but also contributes to environmental preservation.
Lip Sumacker is a delightful blend of bright, juicy...
Posted on Wednesday, July 19, 2023 09:05 AM
July 19, 2023 – Kawartha Conservation is launching a new social media campaign aimed at educating and informing the public about the crucial role of phosphorus in lake and water quality. The campaign, titled ‘Phosphorus Matters: Protecting Our Water,’ will provide engaging facts and valuable tips on how individuals can actively contribute to reducing phosphorus levels in water sources.
Phosphorus is a vital nutrient that plays a significant role in the growth of aquatic plants. However, excessive...
Posted on Wednesday, July 12, 2023 12:22 PM
JULY 12, 2023 – Kawartha Conservation recently awarded more than $75,000 to local landowners and community groups in support of environmental projects that aim to positively impact the environment, create habitat, and support biodiversity throughout the region.
Thirty-three projects will receive a financial boost through Kawartha Conservation’s 2023 Water Fund, an annual grant program that connects landowners to funding, knowledge, and technical support for future environmental projects in the...
Posted on Friday, July 07, 2023 01:42 PM
JULY 7, 2023 – Ken Reid Conservation Area, a beloved destination for outdoor enthusiasts, is thrilled to announce the grand opening of its new 9-hole disc golf course. The picturesque conservation area, situated on the outskirts of Lindsay, along the shores of Sturgeon Lake, has long been a haven for nature lovers, and the addition of this exciting recreational activity further enhances its appeal.
Disc golf enthusiasts and newcomers alike can now enjoy a thrilling round of disc golf amidst the...
Posted on Thursday, July 06, 2023 09:05 AM
JULY 6, 2023 –Kawartha Conservation is thrilled to announce the launch of the "Connecting Kids with Conservation" project, thanks to the generous $8,000 funding provided by TD Friends of the Environment Foundation. This transformative initiative will actively engage youth and community volunteers in hands-on environmental education and naturalization activities, focusing on improving biodiversity and pollinator habitats at Ken Reid Conservation Area.
As Kawartha Conservation's flagship park, Ken...